Show Prep: Fri, July 12

Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano | Fox News

“For more than four years I have had the privilege of serving President Obama and his Administration as the Secretary of Homeland Security. The opportunity to work with the dedicated men and women of the Department of Homeland Security, who serve on the frontlines of our nation’s efforts to protect our communities and families from harm, has been the highlight of my professional career,” Secretary of Homeland Security said in a statement.

Janet Napolitano, Homeland Security chief, to head UC –

Janet Napolitano, the U.S. secretary of Homeland Security and former governor of Arizona, is being named as the next president of the University of California system, in an unusual choice that brings a national-level politician to a position usually held by an academic, The Times has learned. Her appointment also means the 10-campus system will be headed by a woman for the first time in its 145-year history.

Florida Judge Allows Manslaughter Charges for George Zimmerman – Up to 30 Years in Jail | The Gateway Pundit

Judge Debra Nelson ruled Thursday that the jury in the George trial will have the option to convict of manslaughter for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, but that they won’t be able to consider third-degree murder.

CAUGHT ON TAPE: Obama Justice Official Urges Action Against George Zimmerman | The Gateway Pundit

The legal watchdog Judicial Watch released an audio recording Thursday of a Department of Justice staffer urging Sanford, Fla., city officials and the minority advocacy group Dream Defenders to seek justice for Trayvon Martin, because “if a community perceives that there’s something wrong in the black community, there’s something wrong.”

S.C. Supreme Court Abruptly Halts Murder Trial to Hear Arguments on ‘Stand Your Ground’ — After an Armed Intruder Uses It to Justify Killing a Homeowner |

Gregg Isaac testified in this week that he entered the apartment of Antonio Corbitt in 2005 with another man, Tavares World, after World kicked in the door, The State newspaper reported. Isaac testified that as World and Corbitt fought, it looked like Corbitt was going to pull a and shoot Isaac, so instead, Isaac shot Corbitt twice. Corbitt stumbled outside and died.

Dem Loon Sheila Jackson Lee Blames Republicans For Starving Children… Ignores Michelle Obama’s Regulations That Are Starving The Children | The Gateway Pundit

Meanwhile, Dem. didn’t mention one word about the real person responsible for starving children—. Many reports on how ’s food policies, regulations, and “Let’s Move” campaign are starving the kids and wasting taxpayer dollars all across the country.

Indiana school district loses $300K because students refuse to buy first lady’s healthy meals – Washington Times

School officials in Carmel Clay, Ind., said they lost $300,000 last school year because students are rejecting the healthy menu changes brought on by First Lady Michelle Obama’s federal lunch regulations.

Mich Rep. Conyers Staffer Arrested for Carrying Gun in Courthouse | Wizbang

Tresa Baldas of the Detroit Free Press found that three other people who also accidentally brought their guns into the courthouse were treated a bit differently.

New Developments in The Story About That Viral DUI Checkpoint Video | Video |

The 21-year-old Tennessee man who became a viral sensation after recording a stop at a checkpoint over the 4th of July holiday is now admitting that he did plan the confrontation. The information comes as the Tennessee Highway Patrol has released a nearly 30-minute dashcam from one of its officers showing the incident.